050-0003/01 – Discipline on Hazards (NoN)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Civil ProtectionCredits4
Subject guarantorprof. RNDr. Pavel Danihelka, CSc.Subject version guarantorprof. RNDr. Pavel Danihelka, CSc.
Study levelundergraduate or graduate
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2010/2011Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesFBIIntended for study typesFollow-up Master
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
DAN40 prof. RNDr. Pavel Danihelka, CSc.
DOB78 Ing. Pavel Dobeš, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 2+0
Combined Credit and Examination 6+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The science of danger and risk as scientific discipline. Basic concepts of safety, security, danger, risk and their nmanagement. Development of concepts in time and socio.cultural context. Risk ethic. Gnoseology of terms. Systematic and system approaches, general rules. Relation man-machine, philosophy and physology of risk management.

Teaching methods

Lectures
Tutorials

Summary

Basic concepts of security and hazards, risks and their management, threats, dangers, disasters. Historical development of terms, socio-cultural context of understanding and solving the risks. Hazard treatment, hazard as a philosophical category. The terms hazard, security, risk, danger, etc., from a gnoseological viewpoint. Systematic and system approach to the solution of security, general rules, tools and methods of its study. Discipline on security as a multidisciplinary scientific discipline, contribution of natural, technical and social sciences to the problem solutions in the area of security. Specific areas of security – healthcare and epidemiology, working environment, environment, social risks, terrorism and war conflicts. Crises, their principle, origin, development and solution. Crisis paradoxes as development factors of a society. Crisis management, internal stability and resistance of society.

Compulsory literature:

Kovář,L.:Disaster threatens humanity? Rubiko Prag 2003, ISBN 808583992X Layer of Protection Analysis: Simplified Process Risk Assessment, Center for Chemical Process Safety (CCPS), ISBN:0-8169-0811-7 Guidelines for Analyzing and Managing the Security Vulnerabilities of Fixed Chemical Sites, Center for Chemical Process Safety (CCPS), ISBN: 0-8169-0877-X M.T. Todinov: Reliability and Risk Models, John Wiley & Sons 2005, ISBN-10: 0470094885 Časopisy: 112, Rescue Report, Spektrum

Recommended literature:

RBDM (Risk Based Decision Making) Guidelines: Volume 1-4. http://www.uscg.mil/hq/cg5/cg5211/E-Guidelines.asp. US Coast Guard. Aven, T, and Renn, O.: Risk Management and Governance. Concepts, Guidelines and Applications. Heidelberg and New York (Springer 2010) Jovanovic, A.S.; Renn, O. and Schröter, R.: Social Unrest. OECD Reviews of Risk Management Policies. Paris (OECD Publishing 2012) Major Hazards and Their Management ; by Geoff Wells; Institution of Chemical Engineers, Rugby, UK, 305 pages.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

seminary

E-learning

Další požadavky na studenta

Interest in the development of skills of independent thinking, asking the right questions, further studies of hazard and risk theory. Use and combine knowledge and skills previously obtained by studying the FBI.

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. Basic concepts of safety and hazard, risk management, threat, catastrophe. 2. Ethics and coping with hazard, danger as a philosophical category. 3. The concepts of risk, safety, risks, threats, etc., from the perspective gnoseologic. 4. A systematic and systemic approach to security, the general rules of tools and methods for its study. 5. Specific areas of security - health and epidemiology, working environment, environment, social risks, terrorism and war conflicts. 6. The crisis, principle, the creation, development and solutions.

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2010/2011 Winter semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Exercises evaluation and Examination Credit and Examination 100  51
        Exercises evaluation Credit  
        Examination Examination  
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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Combined form (validity from: 2010/2011 Winter semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Exercises evaluation and Examination Credit and Examination 100  51
        Exercises evaluation Credit  
        Examination Examination  
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.FormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2011/2012 (N3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908T007) Safety and Security Planning P Czech Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory study plan
2011/2012 (N3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908T007) Safety and Security Planning K Czech Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory study plan
2010/2011 (N3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908T007) Safety and Security Planning P Czech Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory study plan
2010/2011 (N3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908T007) Safety and Security Planning K Czech Ostrava 1 Choice-compulsory study plan

Occurrence in special blocks

Block nameAcademic yearForm of studyStudy language YearWSType of blockBlock owner
FBI_ECTS 2018/2019 Full-time Czech Optional 010 - Faculty of Safety Engineering - Dean's Office stu. block
FBI_ECTS 2017/2018 Full-time Czech Optional 010 - Faculty of Safety Engineering - Dean's Office stu. block
FBI_ECTS 2017/2018 Full-time English Optional 010 - Faculty of Safety Engineering - Dean's Office stu. block
FBI_ECTS 2016/2017 Full-time Czech Optional 010 - Faculty of Safety Engineering - Dean's Office stu. block
FBI_ECTS 2015/2016 Full-time Czech Optional 010 - Faculty of Safety Engineering - Dean's Office stu. block
FBI_ECTS 2014/2015 Full-time Czech Optional 010 - Faculty of Safety Engineering - Dean's Office stu. block
FBI_ECTS 2013/2014 Full-time Czech Optional 010 - Faculty of Safety Engineering - Dean's Office stu. block
FBI_ECTS 2012/2013 Full-time Czech Optional 010 - Faculty of Safety Engineering - Dean's Office stu. block